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Sheffield criminal at large wanted for prison recall

A Sheffield criminal is at large and wanted by police for recall back to prison. Officers are tracing 35-year-old James Dixon, also known by an alias of Lee Arthur Dixon, who is known to frequent the Firth Park and city centre areas of Sheffield. READ...

40 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber

Man dies after car hits tree in South Yorkshire

A man has died after a car hit a tree in South Yorkshire. The 24-year-old was a passenger in a black Landrover Freelander which was travelling along Bawtry Road in Rotherham towards Centenary Way when it hit a tree on Saturday at 12.45am. READ MORE:...

40 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber

REVEALED: The first pictures of the exciting new 150-acre expansion at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Further details and the first artist’s impressions of the exciting new era for the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park are revealed today. A 150-acre expansion of the innovative park will create more ground-breaking animal reserves bringing new...

40 min. ago in Yorkshire & Humber

Doncaster’s second biggest GP practice is outstanding – and that’s official

Staff from government health watchdog the Care Quality Commission (CQC) awarded The Scott Practice its top rating after giving it a thorough inspection. They said the practice, which has 14,000 patients and a branch surgery at Sprotbrough, was well...

today, 08:37 in Yorkshire & Humber

South Yorkshire trio on murder arrest after woman's death outside seaside bar

Three people from South Yorkshire have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman outside a seaside bar. Caroline Fisher, aged 52, of Eastwood in Nottinghamshire, died in hospital after a fight reportedly broke out outside...

today, 08:37 in Yorkshire & Humber

Broken down vehicle causing delays on motorway near Sheffield

A broken down vehicle is causing delays on a motorway near Sheffield this morning. There is a lane closure in place on the M1 northbound between junctions 30 and 31. READ MORE: Band appeals after equipment is stolen in Sheffield READ MORE: LIVE: All...

today, 08:37 in Yorkshire & Humber

INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Two dead and numerous injured in Canadian city shooting

Two people have died and 13 others injured after a shooting attack near a restaurant in the Canadian city of Toronto last night. Police confirmed that one of those killed was a woman and the other was the shooter, who died after an exchange of gunfire...

today, 08:37 in Yorkshire & Humber

Relief as two missing boys from near Sheffield found

Two missing boys from near Sheffield have been found after a police appeal. Derbyshire Police said they were "very concerned" for the welfare of Kieran Marson, aged 14, and Ethan Oldfield, aged six, who had been missing from their Reinshaw...

today, 08:37 in Yorkshire & Humber

Doncaster park in cash plea to public after duck deaths tragedy

Volunteers at a Doncaster park are calling for public help to raise nearly £1,000 to buy life-saving equipment after a virus killed 100 ducks. Dozens of birds died from an outbreak of avian botulism at Sandall Park after rotting vegetation in the lake...

yesterday, 19:42 in Yorkshire & Humber

What is balconing? Foreign Office warns Brits on holiday in Spain

More than 12 million British nationals visit Spain every year, and although most visits are trouble-free, the Foreign Office is now warning visitors about the risk of ‘balconing’. What is ‘balconing’? ‘Balconing’ involves the act of jumping into into...

Saturday, 16:29 in Yorkshire & Humber

Motorways in South Yorkshire to be closed due to roadworks

Motorists have been warned of motorway and slip road closures across South Yorkshire due to roadworks over the next week. Highways England said the following works would be carried out: M18 junction 0 to M1 junction 32 Thurcroft The M18 southbound to...

Saturday, 10:51 in Yorkshire & Humber

Doncaster has one of the highest rates of burglary in England and Wales

Doncaster has one of the highest rates of burglary in England and Wales, according to the latest police recorded crime figures. There were 2,696 household break-ins between April 2017 and March 2018, data from the Office for National Statistics...

Saturday, 00:17 in Yorkshire & Humber

Vulnerable adults collaborate with Sheffield artists on work for Pete McKee exhibition

Vulnerable adults are being given the opportunity to learn new skills through a screen print social enterprise that has recently collaborated with Sheffield artists on work commissioned by Pete McKee for his latest exhibition. Printed by Us, set up by...

Friday, 21:52 in Yorkshire & Humber

Man ordered to pay over £7,000 after illegal tooth whitening conviction

Colin Vernall (also known as Vern Collins) has been found guilty of practising illegal tooth whitening by Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court. Ruling his absence, District Judge Taafe ordered Mr Vernall to pay over £7,300. In March 2018 the General...

Friday, 17:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

Drop in police officers in South Yorkshire

The number of officers in South Yorkshire Police has dropped over the last year, new figures from the Home Office show. The reduction in police officers across England and Wales to the lowest level since 1996 has led the Police Federation to warn that...

Friday, 17:09 in Yorkshire & Humber

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